PSM and EHS Compliance Project Scientist/Engineer – Golder Associates

Job Description

Founded in Canada in 1960, Golder Associates is a respected, employee-owned, global company providing consulting, design, and construction services in earth, environment, and related areas of energy. Our clients span the world’s major economic drivers: oil and gas, mining, manufacturing, power, transportation, water resources, and more. Our 7,000 people deliver deep technical understanding, cross-disciplinary thinking and a passion to help our clients succeed.

The Golder U.S. team (Golder Associates Inc.) is consistently voted a top consulting firm to work for and operates out of more than 40 offices across the country from Anchorage, Alaska to Tampa, Florida. Since the first office opened in 1968, we have built a reputation for providing innovative, quality solutions. From our initial strength in geotechnical engineering, our services expanded to meet the increasing range of client needs, including environmental compliance and remediation.

Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking a PSM and EHS Compliance Project Scientist/Engineer for the Jacksonville, FL office. This individual will be responsible for providing technical support on a variety of process safety management (PSM) and environmental, health, and safety (EHS) compliance projects. Job tasks will include:

  • Developing PSM and Risk Management Plan (RMP) Programs
  • Assisting with Process Hazard Analyses (PHA)
  • Assisting with Offsite Consequence Analyses (OCA) and RMP Submittals
  • Assisting in the development of EHS compliance programs for industrial clients, including developing procedures and permits, preparing and submitting periodic regulatory reports, and preparing EHS training programs
  • Conducting field assignments, such as performing EHS compliance audits, conducting training, chemical inventory assessments, job hazard assessments and similar assignments
  • Preparing technical reports, including documentation of audits and field investigative procedures, data management and interpretation, and development of graphical and tabular presentation of data

This position requires travel to and work at client sites for information gathering and client meetings. This person will gain increasing responsibility for project and proposal management through training provided by Golder and will work closely with and support senior PSM and EHS compliance practitioners and project managers. Interacting with clients and regulators to meet task and budget requirements is a key to success in this position.


  • A minimum of 3 years of related work experience;
  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Safety Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Chemical Engineering or similar scientific discipline;
  • Knowledge of and experience with OSHA and EPA regulations is required;
  • Experience with development and auditing of PSM and EHS programs in industrial settings as well as experience in conducting or scribing Process Hazards Analyses preferred;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and proficiency with Microsoft Office products and web-based applications;

We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. For more information about Golder Associates or to apply online, please visit our Career Page at